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Decision 34-3/10: Limitations on Use of Video Evidence
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A complete look at Decision 34-3/10: It is appropriate for a Committee to use video evidence in resolving questions of fact when applying the Rules (see Decision 34-3/9). Such evidence may lead to the conclusion that a player breached the Rules or to the conclusion that there was no breach. Video evidence may also help players […]

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PGA Tour players on Rules decision: It's a start
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AVONDALE, La. – Nothing riles up professional golfers quite like a rules controversy, a point that was reinforced Tuesday, when the move to limit video evidence was met mostly with frustration because larger, more pressing issues remain. The USGA and R&A have vowed to take a “deeper evaluation” of the issues of viewer call-ins and […]

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The Social: It takes two to tango
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Rory McIlroy gets married (we’re pretty sure), Rickie Fowler finally finds himself a girl (at least for a couple photos), and Dustin Johnson (thankfully) isn’t going anywhere near Paulina Gretzky’s social media accounts. All that and plenty more in this edition of The Social. Rory McIlroy and Erica Stoll were married in extravagant fashion over […]

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Sergio, Padraig make peace at Rory's wedding
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A little bit of wedded bliss was all it took for Padraig Harrington and Sergio Garcia to bury the hatchet. The former Ryder Cup teammates have had a somewhat rocky relationship, dating back to Harrington topping Garcia at both The Open in 2007 and the PGA Championship in 2008. Days after Garcia won his first […]

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You Oughta Know: Key numbers for new Zurich format
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The Zurich Classic has a new format and plenty of big names in the field. Here’s what You Oughta Know heading into the team event. • Field consists of 80 teams of two players; cut is low 35 teams and ties • Rounds 1 and 3: Alternate shot • Rounds 2 and 4: Best ball […]

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Watch: Zurich partners play 'The Newlywed Game'
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With this year’s Zurich Classic of New Orleans a two-man team event for the first time, golf fans will be treated to some interesting interactions between players they don’t normally get to see on a weekly basis. Whether they’re good friends, brothers, or guys who barely know each other, they’re going to have to figure […]

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New decision leaves many LPGA pros unsatisfied
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IRVING, Texas – The new Rules of Golf decision limiting video evidence left a lot of LPGA pros scratching their heads. They walked away from Tuesday’s news unsure how the USGA and R&A’s new standards will be applied to rules infractions discovered via video and whether this new decision would have helped Lexi Thompson avoid […]

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Are Cobra’s F7 Junior One-Length Irons Good for Youth Golf?
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Golf equipment companies that make clubs for junior golfers are in a difficult position. They need to look out for their business by turning profits, developing brand loyalty and ultimately making their customers happy. But these equipment companies also need to look out for the future of the sport, and get clubs in the hands […]

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Giveaway: Precision Pro NX7, NX7 Pro rangefinders
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Good news, GolfWRXers: Another great giveaway, but you’ve got to hustle to get in on it. This time, it’s our sponsor Precision Pro doing the honors and giving two fortunate forum folks an NX7 Pro or NX7 laser rangefinder. Precision Pro strives to deliver premium quality at a value in the generally very expensive laser […]

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Cameron Smith WITB 2017
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Equipment is accurate as of the Zurich Classic (4/26/17). Driver: Titleist 917D3 (10.5 degrees) Shaft: UST Mamiya Elements Chrome Prototype PT6F5 3 Wood: Titleist 917F2 (16.5 degrees) Shaft: UST Mamiya Elements Chrome Prototype PT8F5 Irons: Titleist 716 T-MB (3-PW) Shafts: Mitsubishi Rayon Kuro Kage 100HY TX-Flex (3 iron), KBS Tour 130X (4-PW) or KBS Prototype (4-PW) […]

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LPGA statement in response to limiting video rule
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On Tuesday, golf’s governing bodies announced a new decision that will rely more on a player’s integrity and less on slow-motion replay. Decision 34-3/10, which will be effective immediately, addresses two situations in which the rules committee will now be able to limit the use of video and overrule a penalty. (Click here for full wording of […]

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